Academic Advisor, Academic Advising (2689, 2690, & 2691)

  • Freelance
  • Anywhere
  • Freelance
  • Anywhere

Company Description

Idaho State University, established in 1901, is a Carnegie-classified
doctoral research and teaching institution, with a culture built on trust, compassion, stability, and hope. ISU serves over 12,000 students
in Pocatello, Meridian, Twin Falls, and Idaho Falls. Students and faculty at ISU are leading the way in cutting-edge research and innovative
solutions. We are proud to offer exceptional academics nestled in the grand, natural beauty of the West. We invite you to apply to be a part
of our University community!

Job Description

This job posting will be used to
recruit three (3) Academic Advisors.

The Academic Advisor will provide advising to newly admitted students as well as
current undergraduate students for Idaho State University. This individual will actively participate in all academic advisor activities and
responsibilities, and serve as a liaison to the college and to the students and duties that have been assigned. The academic advisor will
provide personalized and proactive assistance to students as they make progress toward their educational goals. Additionally, they will work
closely with professors, fellow advisors, their immediate supervisor, and university administrators to provide accurate and helpful
information. Key responsibilities include: 

  • Schedule and meet regularly with all assigned
  • Assist advisees in course registration and monitor academic progress
  • Manage student
    cases generated by the ISU Navigate early alert platform
  • Effectively communicate institutional standards for
  • Connect students with campus resources as necessary
  • Work within the current academic
    advising initiatives to provide a coordinated, proactive advising environment for our undergraduate students
  • Serve on
    university committees as requested
  • Communicate effectively with advising entities, college leadership, and key
    departments across campus
  • Other duties as assigned by the Associate Director of Advising or Executive Director of
    Academic Advising and Assessment

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in relevant field
  • Experience in academic advising—high school or a
    post-secondary education environment
  • Knowledge of higher education retention issues as well as academic improvement
    strategies for students experiencing academic difficulty

Preferred Qualifications

  • Two or more years of academic advising experience in a post-secondary education environment
  • Experience
    utilizing a student success platform such as ISU Navigate

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Additional Information

Please submit your CV/resume, cover letter, and list of three (3) professional references, including current contact
information. This position will remain open until it is filled; however, priority consideration will be given to applications received prior
August 17, 2022. Salary will be $45,000 annually. Benefits include comprehensive health, dental, and vision; life
insurance; disability plan; employee assistance program (EAP); excellent retirement options and company contribution; and generous paid time
off/sick leave accrual. All offers of employment are conditional pending the successful completion of a background investigation, provided
by HireRight.

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